Horror Villain of the Week: The Mummy

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Name: Imhotep aka Ardeth Bay

Portrayed by: Boris Karloff

Origin: An Egpytian priest, Imhotep was mummified alive after he attempted to resurrect his love, Anekh-es-en-Amon.  He is discovered in the present of 1932 by archaeologists and revived when one of them reads from the Scroll of Thoth.

Powers: Hypnotism, resurrection, magic

Weapon of Choice: Magic

Main Adversary: Sir Joseph and Frank Whemple

See The Mummy in Action:

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